Youth Ministry that Builds Disciples

TLH033: A Youth Ministry that Builds Disciples

What does it mean to really build disciples in your Youth Ministry?  What does it take? In today’s episode Duffy Robbins joins me to talk about how to build a youth ministry that builds disciples. This is a great episode and is packed with lots of practical advice and how to’s. Links mentioned: @duffyrobbins Eastern.edu Resources mentioned in this Podcast: Building a Ministry that Builds Disciples by Duffy Robbins The Ministry of Nurture by Duffy Robbins In this particular episode, you will learn: What real discipleship looks like in Youth Ministry The must haves every Youth Pastor and Youth Ministry needs for discipleship …

Helping Youth Share the Gospel at School

TLH032: Helping Youth Share the Gospel at School

Every Youth Pastor wants youth who share the gospel at school.  Wanting that in our students and creating that in our students is an entirely different thing altogether. In today’s episode David Martin from I Am Second joins me to talk about how to help youth share the gospel at school. This is a great episode and is packed with lots of practical advice, resources, how to’s. Links mentioned: @realdavidmartin I Am Second I Am Second – Students TLH025: Getting Your Youth To Share Their Faith Resources mentioned in this Podcast: Your First Two Years in Youth Ministry by Doug Fields The Ministry of …

Youth Pastor Leaves

TLH031: When Youth Pastors Leave Too Often

I don’t think most Youth Pastors take a position thinking they will leave soon.  The reality is though that for many this is the case.  Many times Youth Pastors leave too often.  The damage left behind as a result can be devastating. In today’s episode I interview on of my students and he shares what it is like to be on the receiving end when Youth Pastors leave too often. This is a great episode and is packed with really helpful insight and perspective. Links mentioned: How to make changes without getting fired How to kill the sacred cow Resources mentioned …

Avoiding Burnout

TLH030: Avoiding Burnout in Youth Ministry

If you’ve been in Youth Ministry for more than a day or two you know that burnout is a real possibility for anyone in ministry. In today’s episode Ben Trueblood joins me to talk about burnout in Youth Ministry and how to avoid it.  This is a great episode and is packed with lots of practical advise and how to’s. Links mentioned: @bentrueblood http://www.lifeway.com/studentministry/ 5 Reasons You Struggle To Get Along With Your Pastor TLH007: Why They Stay Resources mentioned in this Podcast: The Gospel Project for Students Why They Stay by Steve Parr In this particular episode, you will learn: Signs …

additional responsibilities

TLH029: Lessons When Assuming Additional Responsiblities

As a Youth Pastor you often find yourself wearing many hats.  There also come times when you must assume additional responsibilities.  In this episode I’m giving you six lessons for taking on additional responsibilities. Links mentioned: TLH007: Why They Stay TLH024: Partnering with Parents in Youth Ministry Resources mentioned in this Podcast: Building The All Star Team Course The upcoming book by Jeremy Lee and Jim Burns: Pass it On The upcoming book by Steve Parr: Why They Stay In this particular episode, you will learn: One mistake we often make when we are new to a Youth Ministry How to …

New Youth Pastor and Volunteer Youth Pastor

TLH028: Question and Answer New and Volunteer Youth Pastor

It’s a little Q & A today on the podcast.  What things should a youth pastor do when first starting out?  How should a volunteer or bi-vocational youth pastor best spend their time? Links mentioned: TLH008: What to do with busy teens with Aaron Helman TLH006: Crafting Vision for Youth Ministry with Nate Turner   In this particular episode, you will learn: What kind of things a new Youth Pastor should focus on How to prioritize and make best use of your time as a volunteer Youth Pastor Show Sponsor: Xorbee.com – Be sure to use the discount code “TLH” to …